An Exciting Action Packed Film | Review of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

By Cynthia Ayala

X-Men: Apocalypse starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Oscar Isaac
20th Century Fox
Image Credit: Fandango

When an ancient mutant with tremendous powers awakens from a deep sleep to find the humans have taken over, he vows, with his four horsemen—Magneto, Storm, Psylocke, and Angel—to reshape the world and bring everyone—humans and mutants—to their knees.

X-Men: Apocalypse is the third film in the prequel X-Men franchise that has a stunning cast, amazing special effects, and a story worth viewing.
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Anna Paquin’s Rogue Has Been Cut Out Of X-Men: Days Of Future Past

By: Eric Eisenberg Bryan Singer’s X-Men: Days of Future Past promises to bring together multiple generations of the mutant superhero team, with the worlds of the original X-Men trilogy and Matthew Vaughn’s X-Men: First Class colliding, but today it has been sadly announced that one fan-favorite character has been axed from the final cut of the film. During a recently interview with Entertainment Weekly, the … Continue reading Anna Paquin’s Rogue Has Been Cut Out Of X-Men: Days Of Future Past

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Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’ Rupert Wyatt No Longer Directing The Equalizer

By:  Eric Eisenberg The upcoming adaptation of the 80s action television series The Equalizer, which has Denzel Washington set to star, has been having a bit of trouble holding on to a director. At first it looked as though Drive helmer Nicolas Winding Refn was going to make the film, until he departed citing creative differences, and now the project has lost its second director. Deadline has written up a … Continue reading Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’ Rupert Wyatt No Longer Directing The Equalizer

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Director May Helm Denzel Washington’s The Equalizer

By: Eric Eisenberg Now that he is no longer helming the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, the Hollywood is director Rupert Wyatt‘s oyster. Not only is he coming off a movie that made $481 million at the global box office, Rise was also a smash hit with critics and was one of the best reviewed movies to come out during the summer of 2011, which … Continue reading Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Director May Helm Denzel Washington’s The Equalizer

Nicholas Hoult Soldiers Up For Rupert Wyatt’s WWI Love Story

By:  Nick Venable At the rate he’s working, actor Nicholas Hoult might star in every fifth film released in the next few years. Having recently shown his undead chops as the lead in Jonathan Levine’s Warm Bodies, Hoult is quickly proving he’s capable of any genre he tackles. He’s got Jack the Giant Slayer on the immediate horizon, and Mad Max: Fury Road and the next X-Meninstallment coming next year. Now audiences … Continue reading Nicholas Hoult Soldiers Up For Rupert Wyatt’s WWI Love Story

Warm Bodies Is The New Twilight: A Surprise Hit Driven By Teen Girls

By:  Katey Rich The Twilight saga is finally over. I know it seemed like it was never going to happen, but we made it through together, and the hordes who obsessed over sparkly Edward and hairy Jacob for years will have to move on to something else. Conventional wisdom says that next big thing will be Fifty Shades of Grey, the erotic and critically reviled novel currently on its … Continue reading Warm Bodies Is The New Twilight: A Surprise Hit Driven By Teen Girls

X-Men: Days Of Future Past Officially Adds Hugh Jackman As Wolverine

By: Eric Eisenberg When it was first revealed that Hugh Jackman was in talks for a small role as Wolverine in Bryan Singer‘s X-Men: Days of Future Past it looked like a no-brainer. After all, Jackman has played the same live-action superhero in more films than any other single actor (showing his commitment to the role) and it would give him a chance to reunite … Continue reading X-Men: Days Of Future Past Officially Adds Hugh Jackman As Wolverine